Infants' perception of depth from cast shadows.

@article{Yonas2006InfantsPO,
  title={Infants' perception of depth from cast shadows.},
  author={Albert Yonas and Carl E. Granrud},
  journal={Perception & psychophysics},
  year={2006},
  volume={68 1},
  pages={154-60}
}
Five- and 7-month-old infants viewed displays in which cast shadows provided information that two objects were at different distances. The 7-month-olds reached preferentially for the apparently nearer object under monocular-viewing conditions but exhibited no reaching preference under binocular-viewing conditions. These results indicate that 7-month-old infants perceive depth on the basis of cast shadows. The 5-month-olds did not reach preferentially for the apparently nearer object and… CONTINUE READING

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